Our new "cheap" kitchen
schuttelMarch 27, 2013
When we bought our house, it had a kitchen that was all white (even the basins) green wooden handels. This is somewhat unusual for South Africa. I nailed 6mm plywood on the melamine doors for frames and painted (colour washed) the doors. I have used old meranti planks that were used for outside walls of a complex for the worktop. I then added some off cut granite pieces in the wood. I also replaced all the tiles and added some chandeliers. Some of the awkward shelves was also changed into vegetable storage and wine racks.
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Erno Windt
It looks really nice! The new countertops look wonderful with your wooden beams and door.
    Bookmark   March 28, 2013 at 12:48AM
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That's an amazing change. Congratulations on a job very well done!
    Bookmark   March 28, 2013 at 12:54AM
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nice job. great looking countertops
    Bookmark   March 28, 2013 at 6:30AM
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Interiors International, Inc.
Very nice job and I agree that the counter tops are great.
    Bookmark   March 28, 2013 at 6:33AM
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very cozy and elegant at the same time !
    Bookmark   March 28, 2013 at 9:19AM
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Brown Bros. Masonry
Yes nice work. Agree with the others...great job on the countertops.
    Bookmark   March 28, 2013 at 4:33PM
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